Industry News

BACA statement on Piper Malibu N264DB

Posted 7th February 2019

Press statement – 7th February 2019 BACA – The Air Charter Association is saddened to learn of the discovery of the wreckage of Piper Malibu N264DB, on the seabed of the English Channel.  Our thoughts are with the families, friends and colleagues of Emiliano Sala and David Ibbotson. The Association represents the interests of nearly… Read more

London Biggin Hill appoints its first CEO

Posted 4th February 2019

Will Curtis, Managing Director of London Biggin Hill Airport, has announced that he will step down on 31st March 2019 after overseeing six years of unprecedented growth in the business. He will be succeeded by David Winstanley, who will take up his appointment on 1st March 2019 as London Biggin Hill’s first CEO. David will… Read more

BACA training day focuses on Best Practice

Posted 1st February 2019

BACA held another of its increasingly popular training sessions for members yesterday, focusing on best practice. In such a fast-moving and evolving industry BACA strives to ensure that brokers have the opportunity to keep up-to-date with the latest market trends and regulations, and to get together to share ideas and feedback. This set of training sessions… Read more

Piper Malibu aircraft reported missing

Posted 28th January 2019

Industry News Members will have read about the incident involving Piper Malibu aircraft registration N264DB.  All of our sincerest sympathies are sent to their families and friends at this difficult time. BACA has extended an offer of assistance to the AAIB and CAA. We would encourage our members to report any facts or information that… Read more

Weston Aviation FBO Open for Business at Gloucestershire Airport

Posted 23rd January 2019

Weston Aviation, the UK and Ireland based FBO and Business Aviation specialist have commenced operations and launched a new Business Aviation Centre and FBO at Gloucestershire Airport (EGBJ/GLO). The new facility and service officially opened its doors on the 7th January 2019 and the FBO has already welcomed a number of visiting aircraft and crews…. Read more

BACA at EBACE: Networking Reception, 21 May 2019

Posted 9th January 2019

BACA will, in keeping with recent tradition, be holding a Networking Reception on Tuesday 21st May at Mr Pickwick at 80 Rue de Lausanne from 6-9pm. Join us at this event for networking and refreshments. Sponsorship opportunities are available! For further details, contact Madeleine Puzey, Business & Events Manager at * Collect your wristband… Read more

BACA Bikes the Lake in Geneva at EBACE 2019

Posted 8th January 2019

    BACA Bikes the Lake will take place in Geneva on 19th and 20th May. We are organising this exciting challenge In partnership with member company PrivateFly in aid of our charity for 2018, fly2help. We invite teams of five – or individuals* – to join in and cycle approx 180km around Lake Geneva,… Read more

Employee competition and data theft seminar

Posted 8th January 2019

BACA Member Stevens & Bolton is holding a seminar on employee competition and data theft, on 31 January 2019. Members are invited to attend and can book by email to Leticia Lagarda at   Download event flyer here

BACA 2018: looking back on the last twelve months

Posted 4th January 2019

  Dear Members, 2018 was an extremely busy and successful year for BACA; we now represent the interests of more than 240 members within the air charter industry and have a growing footprint around the world. Air Charter Expo (ACE) In partnership with Stansted News, BACA co-hosted Air Charter Expo (ACE18) at London Biggin Hill… Read more

BACA Broker Training, 31 January 2019

Posted 13th November 2018

The Baltic Exchange, London EC3A 8BH 10-.30-16.30hrs Back by popular demand, BACA is holding a broker training day on January 31st at our HQ at the Baltic Exchange, London. The programme for the day is as follows:-   Morning Sessions Wi-Fi on board sponsored by Gogo Business Aviation BACA Broker Training; Best Practice: Part 1;… Read more